Dinner Reception for Mr. George Sibley, Minister Counselor for Economic Affairs and Environment, Science and Technology, U.S. Embassy
AMCHAM hosted a farewell reception for Ms. Lee Alison Sibley and Mr. George Sibley, Minister Counselor for Economic Affairs and Environment, Science and Technology, U.S. Embassy on 15th May, 2017 in New Delhi. Mr. Sibley has served on AMCHAM’s National Executive Board as an Honorary Member during his 4 years in New Delhi. Having completed now 2 terms in India, he has been a champion of furthering the U.S. – India economic relationship and made an invaluable contribution to AMCHAM. Mr. Sibley will depart India in June and move on to be Deputy Chief of Mission at the U.S. Embassy in Myanmar.
Ms. Ranjana Khanna, Director General CEO, AMCHAM, welcomed attendees. Mr. Pratyush Kumar, Chairman, AMCHAM and President, Boeing India, in his opening remarks, expressed gratitude for Mr. Sibley’s support over the years. Ms. MaryKay Carlson, Chargé d’Affaires, U.S. Embassy spoke about the contribution the Sibleys have made to the U.S. Mission in India. Mr. Sibley spoke about his time in India. At AMCHAM’s request, Ms. Lee Alison Sibley performed a heartfelt rendition of Rabindra Sangeet.
The dinner reception was well attended and included AMCHAM’s past Chairman, Mr. Banmali Agrawala, President & CEO, GE South Asia, as well as members of AMCHAM’s National Executive Board, Mr. Arun Kumar, Chairman & CEO, KPMG in India, Mr. Ranji Dua, Chairman, Dua Associates and Mr. Arijit Ghosh, President & Managing Director, Textron India, as well as Mr. Munu Mahawar, Joint Secretary (Americas), Ministry of External Affairs, Government of India. This event was made possible by the following partners: Amazon, Baxter and KSS Abhishek Safety Systems.